the vfx show #169: Star Trek Into Darkness

Mike Seymour, Mark Christiansen and Jason Diamond discuss the visual effects of J.J. Abrams' Star Trek Into Darkness.

Show Notes:

Director: J.J. Abrams
Cinematographer: Daniel Mindel
VFX Supervisors and Companies:
Production VFX Supervisor -- Roger Guyett -- ILM
Co-vfx Supervisor -- Pat Tubach -- ILM
VFX Supervisor -- Ben Grossmann -- Pixomondo
VFX Supervisor -- Kevin Baillie -- Atomic Fiction

Shot Descriptions and examples

Making of the Genesis Sequence -- Short video featurette

Nibiru: The Nonexistent Planet -- Space.com

Nibiru in Star Trek

The Ethics of Star Trek: Into Darkness

Slit Scan

Bussard Collector

'Roly Poly' Scene

How would the unprotected human body react to the vacuum of outer space? -- NASA (Hint: Contrary to Jason's belief, you don't die immediately or explode.)

fxguidetv #095: Deep Compositing

fxpodcast #250: Star Trek: Into Darkness – ILM’s comp pipeline

Deep Compositing in Rise of the Planet of the Apes at WETA

'Star Trek': Every lens flare in Star Trek - video

John Knoll appointed CCO of ILM


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